With lush alpine meadows and rugged rock faces, the Vienna Alps are reminiscent of a small image of the European Alpine arc. Here you can find everything: from quiet river landscapes to idyllic Schwaigen – that’s what the alpine pastures at Wechsel are called – to the mountain world of Schneeberg, Rax and Hohe Wand.
The Vienna Alps in Lower Austria have a long tradition as a vacation region. An hour’s drive south of Vienna, the Alps present themselves in all their beauty. In summer and autumn a popular hiking region due to the magnificent alpine panorama and in winter a paradise with the largest night ski area in Europe! Stay well informed with the Vienna Alps in Lower Austria Tourism GmbH.